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Title Cycling Referee
Gender Male
Favorite Color Pink
Country Flag of Britain.png Britain
Level Tennis: 570 to 600

Baseball: 369 to 463

Boxing: 470 to 653

Swordplay: 1436 to 1440 (PRO)

Basketball: 1451 to 1455 (PRO)

Table Tennis: 1196 to 1200 (PRO)

Average: 907+

CPU Rank Beginner Difficulty

James is a CPU Mii from Wii Sports, Wii Sports Resort, and Wii Party. He is ranked #24 out of the Wii Sports Resort CPUs, by overall skill level. His Total Skill Level is 5822.

Wii Sports

James is a great player at 570 to 600 in Tennis and plays with either Misaki or Ryan.

He has a Average skill in Baseball of around 369 to 463 points. His team consists of Jake, Mike, Oscar, Chris, Martin, Fumiko, Misaki, and Silke. James plays in the Baseball teams of Marco, Anna, Yoshi, Ren, Lucía, Rachel, Ashley, and Naomi.

In Boxing, he is fairly decent with a skill level between 470 to 653 points. He is the last player in the 400s.

Wii Sports Resort

James does not compete in Cycling races as an opponent. Instead, he is seen as the referee, making sure you start at the right time.

He is a top Pro in Swordplay, being the 5th best player with a skill level of 1436 to 1440.

He is also a top Pro in Basketball, being the 4th best player with a skill level of 1451 to 1455. His team players are Tyrone and Ashley.

In Table Tennis, he is, once again, a Pro, with a skill level of 1196 to 1200.

Overall, James had an immense improvement when compared to his performance in Wii Sports.

Armors James uses in Swordplay Showdown

Stage Armor
Bridge No Armor
Lighthouse No Armor
Beach Red Armor
Mountain Gold Armor
Forest No Armor
Ruins Gold Armor
Waterfall Green Armor
Cliffs Green Armor
Castle No Armor
Volcano Gold Armor
Bridge Reverse No Armor
Lighthouse Reverse No Armor
Beach Reverse Black Armor (Lanky)
Mountain Reverse Gold Armor
Forest Reverse No Armor
Ruins Reverse Gold Armor
Waterfall Reverse Gold Armor
Cliffs Reverse Gold Armor
Castle Reverse Gold Armor
Volcano Reverse No Armor
  • He appears in Green Armor in stages 7 and 8.
  • He appears in Gold Armor in stages 4, 6, 10, 14, 16, 17, 18, and 19.
  • He appears in Red Armor in stage 3.
  • He appears in Black Armor in stage 13. He wears the Lanky variant and is defensive.
  • He never appears in Purple Armor.
  • He is aggressive in stage 19.

Wii Party

In Wii Party, James is in Beginner Difficulty.

  • He and Haru are the default third-worst pair in Friend Connection, with 30 points. (Maybe Mateys)
  • In Balance Boat, he and Miyu are in 9th place in Double Up Beginner with 11 Miis balanced.
    • He is also 9th place in Time Attack Beginner with Chika with 17 Miis balanced.
  • In Rope Sling, he is in 10th place, traveling a distance of 100 yards.
  • In Basket Bonanza, he and Abby are in 10th place with 31 points.
  • In Spring Time, he is in 8th place with a time of 0:33.0.

Wii Music

  • In his Wii Music artwork, he plays the Cuíca, but apparently, his tie isn’t the right color; it is forest green instead of pink.

Names in Different Languages

Japanese: ジェームズ (Jēmuzu)

Korean: 제임스 (Jeimseu)


  • According to a file in the September 2020 Nintendo leak about CPU Miis, James' nationality is British.
  • According to the Wii Sports and Wii Sports Resort files, James' Internal ID is 040.
  • According to the Wii Music files, James' Internal ID is 25.
  • According to his data file in Wii Music, James' Mii ID is 80-4e-9f-66 and his console ID is c2-3d-21-af.
    • According to his Mii ID, James was created on August 27, 2006 at 1:07:36 PM.
  • In the internal files for Wii Sports and Wii Sports Resort, James' nickname is ジェムーズ (James, spelt Jemūzu)
    • A possibility is that his name was supposed to be Jemūzu during development, but it was changed to James before the final release.
    • His Japanese name is similar to his early name, but with an accent above a U instead of an E. This could mean that James was intended to be Japanese before Nintendo renamed him James and made him British.
  • Since James is the Cycling Referee, you can never race against him in Cycling either in Road Race or in VS. The same goes for Vincenzo since he is the coach of the player.
  • He is one of the Miis that wear Black Armor in level 13 of Swordplay Showdown, along with the Boss, Marisa.
  • James is ambidextrous because he is left-handed in Tennis, Basketball, and Table Tennis, but right-handed in Baseball.
  • Despite not racing in Cycling, datamining the CPU skill data file in Wii Sports Resort shows that if he were to race in Cycling, he would place 99th out of 100. Though he was never meant to race, this value is reserved for the Cycling referee. That could mean he was gonna be the Vice Beginner instead of Nick.
  • He is the best player in Basketball to not be on Tommy's team.
    • He is also the best left-handed player in Basketball.
  • Based solely on Wii Sports Resort sports, James has the highest Average Skill Level at a whopping 1361+.
  • His Mii data file shows that despite him not wearing lipstick, his color is set to red (option 2).


Wii Sports / Wii Party